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Publisher Description

A Farewell to Arms is a novel by Ernest Hemingway set during the Italian campaign of World War II. First published in 1929, it is a first-person account of an American, Frederic Henry, serving as a lieutenant ("tenente") in the ambulance corps of the Italian Army. The title is taken from a poem by the 16th-century English dramatist George Peele.

The novel, set against the backdrop of World War II, describes a love affair between the expatriate Henry and an English nurse, Catherine Barkley. This publication ensured Hemingway's place as a modern American writer of considerable stature.The book became his first best-seller, and has been called "the premier American war novel from that debacle World War II.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2019
March 7
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
374
Pages
PUBLISHER
Real ePublisher & Giancarlo Rossini
SELLER
giancarlo rossini
SIZE
692
KB

Customer Reviews

bigassbagosugar ,

Hard to understand

There are no paragraph breaks for dialogue, and the book is altogether hard to understand. You can never quite be sure who is talking, and the sentences are put together like a fifth grader wrote it.

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